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PUBLICATION OF THE FINAL CONFERENCE VIDEOS
In the frame of the Envimpact project a Transnational conference on successful tools for dissemination in R&D projects was organized in Brussels on the 30th of May.
PUBLICATION OF VIDEOS FROM THE ENVIMPACT TRAININGS
In the frame of the ENVIMPACT project, trainings were organised in the CEE partner country for project managers and researchers (both from academia and industry) in the field of dissemination and exploitation of research results.
REGISTRATION: ONLINE MENTORING SERVICES FOR SUPPORTING HIGH IMPACT DISSEMINATION AND EXPLOITATION
The ENVIMPACT project offers to interested researchers the opportunity to participate into the "Online mentoring services for supporting high impact dissemination and exploitation".
CO2 EMISSIONS FROM NEW CARS FELL FURTHER IN 2012
Carbon dioxide emissions from new cars continue to fall in Europe, according to preliminary figures released today. Average CO2 emissions from the new EU car fleet decreased by 2.
STRATEGY 2020 AND BEYOND
On 2 May 2013, the Commission published a Communication setting out a strategy to enable the EU to have a world-class technology and innovation sector fit for coping with the challenges up to 2020 and beyond.
PUBLICATION OF PRESENTATIONS DELIVERED IN THE FRAME OF THE ENVIMPACT TRAININGS
In the frame of the ENVIMPACT project, trainings were organised in each CEE partner country for project managers and researchers (both from academia and industry) in the field of dissemination and exploitation of research results.
ENVIMPACT TRANSNATIONAL CONFERENCE: EXPERIENCES ON BEST PRACTICES TOWARD HORIZON 2020
In the frame of the Envimpact project a Transnational conference on successful tools for dissemination in R&D projects is organized in Brussels on the 30th of May.
ECOWEB: FROM RESEARCH TO REALISATION
ECOWEB is a new solution that brings research to realization. It brings together research results from over a thousand EU-funded projects from all sectors of Eco-Innovation, be it societal behavior or material sciences, and presents them all in an easy accessible, clearly structured platform, offering a quicker and easier access to innovation than ever before.
ENVIMPACT TRAININGS FOR HIGH IMPACT DISSEMINATION AND EXPLOITATION
In the frame of the Envimpact project a Training will be organised in each CEE partner country for project managers and researchers (both from academia and industry) in the field of dissemination and exploitation of research results.
NEW IEE CALL FOR PROPOSALS IS OPEN
The EU has set itself ambitious targets to achieve clean and secure energy for tomorrow. An optimal use of available tools is necessary to meet these targets.
PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON UNCONVENTIONAL FOSSIL FUELS IN EUROPE
The European Commission is holding a public consultation on the future development of unconventional fossil fuels such as shale gas in Europe. All interested individuals, organisations and public authorities are welcome to share their views on the possible opportunities and challenges that may arise from the development of such projects and on the best ways to address the challenges identified so far.
PROCEED INFO DAY AND 3RD NATIONAL WORKSHOP
The Foundation for Management and Industrial Research organized the
PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON "BIO-BASED INDUSTRIES, TOWARDS A PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP UNDER HORIZON 2020?"
The EU's future framework program for research and innovation, Horizon 2020, aims to build technological and sustainability leadership as a lever for industrial competitiveness on a global scale.
In addition to delivering excellence in research and technology development, the aim is to deliver real innovation and to promote its deployment on a large scale.
CLIMATE ACTION: COMMISSION TEAMS UP WITH BUSINESSES, ENVIRONMENT GROUPS AND UNIVERSITIES TO PROMOTE CLIMATE SOLUTIONS
Connie Hedegaard, European Commissioner for Climate Action, launched a pan-European communication campaign in collaboration with more than 70 organisations from across Europe. Under the slogan "A world you like.
ESTABLISHING A COMPREHENSIVE INFRASTRUCTURE FOR ELECTRIC VEHICLE OWNERS
The lack of infrastructure for electric cars can be a problem for drivers wanting to travel longer distances.
ONLINE PUBLICATION OF CEE R&D MAPS
An extensive search of publicly available research results (on researcher and/or research unit level) and research projects originating from the CEE project partner countries (Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Hungary, Latvia, Poland, Romania, Slovenia and also Croatia, FYR of Macedonia and Serbia)in the areas of air pollution, chemical pollution and environmental technologies were performed by the ENVIMPACT and PROCEED projects.
AUDIO/VISUAL PRESENTATION OF THE ENVIMPACT PROJECT RESULTS
The Envimpact project partner Jožef Stefan Institute from Slovenia prepared an audio/visual presentation which is based on the results of the SWOT analysis performed by other project partners.
WISE-RTD WATER KNOWLEDGE PORTAL NEWSLETTER
Reach useful EU Water information on Policies, Research, Experiences and Tools through the WISE-RTD Water Kn
ENVIMPACT SURVEY ABOUT DISSEMINATION AND EXPLOITATION PRACTICES OF RTD RESULTS FROM RESEARCHERS
The Envimpact survey had been conducted through direct contacts per email, interviews and telephone as well as online through a web-tool specially designed in this project with the purpose of facilitating the researchers an easy participation in the survey.
ENVIMPACT PROCEED WEBSITE AVAILABLE ON MOBILE PHONE PLATFORM
Envimpact Proceed website has been adapted for display on mobile phone platforms
A PIONEERING APPROACH TO AIR POLLUTION CONTROL AND TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT
The Spanish city of Salamanca is currently the testing ground for an innovative system meant to address this concern. The Pervasive Air-quality Sensors Network for an Environmental Friendly Urban Traffic Management (RESCATAME) project was created to give Salamanca’s authorities a better quantitative grasp of the relationship between traffic flow and air pollution so that they might improve their management strategies in both areas.
PROCEED AS A SUCCESS STORY ON ENV-NCP TOGETHER PORTAL
PROCEED focuses on the communication
and dissemination of environmental research results and
practices originating in Central and Eastern European
Countries (CEEC)towards industry, policy makers and public
and private research centers (including Academia),with the
aim to enhance the uptake of research results and foster
the participation of CEEC in EU-funded research projects
through S&T cooperation with other European partners.
NEW CALLS PUBLISHED IN FP7 ENVIRONMENT (INCLUDING CLIMATE CHANGE) THEME
The FP7 2012 Environment (including Climate Change) calls have been published last 20th of July 2011 under the heading: “Transformative and Responsible Innovation” with an indicative budget of about 270 € Million.
BONUS - SUCCESS OF POLICY-DRIVEN RESEARCH PROGRAMME IN THE BALTIC REGION
Denmark, Germany, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Finland and Sweden have agreed to jointly undertake the Joint Baltic Sea Research and Development Programme BONUS. BONUS aims to support scientific development and innovation by providing the necessary legal and organisational framework for trans-national cooperation between the Baltic Sea States on environmental research in the Baltic Sea region.
NEED4GREENECONOMY - PROIECTE EUROPENE DEDICATE MEDIULUI
Camera de Comerţ, Industrie şi Agricultură a judeţului Arad implementează, în prezent, 15 proiecte cu
finanţare europeană. Proceed, Green şi Go Green sunt poate cele mai relevante programe dedicate mediului
înconjurător, prin intermediul cărora ţările Europei Centrale şi de Est pot beneficia de acţiuni de instruire în
vederea îmbunătăţirii performanţelor de mediu.
WATER POLLUTION AND CLIMATE CHANGE CONFERENCE 2011: CALL FOR PAPERS
The Water Pollution and Climate Change Working Group (WPCCWG 2011) Organizing Committee requests proposals for presentations from policy makers, businesses, social scientists, researchers, media specialists, marketers, energy experts, program designers, implementers, and evaluators.
STUDY CONFIRMS LOWER AIR POLLUTION LEVELS BOOST HEALTH AND FINANCIAL BENEFITS
If we cut levels of air pollution in cities across Europe, we could boost our health and financial benefits, new research shows.
IMPREGNATING PLASTICS WITH CARBON DIOXIDE
Everyone has heard that carbon dioxide is responsible for global warming. But the gas also has some positive characteristics.
EU STUDY FINDS CLIMATE CHANGE THREATENS BALTIC SEA ECOSYSTEM
EU-funded researchers have found that the sea surface temperature of the Baltic Sea was warmer in the past and the oxygen depletion was stronger than what current figures show.
REVIEW OF THE EU AIR POLICY
On 18 January 2011, the Commission discussed the progress on the EU's air policy with particular emphasis on the National Emission Ceilings Directive.